Events & Opportunities

April 28, 2018

2018 Humanity in Perspective Commencement

A commencement ceremony to celebrate the graduating Humanity in Perspective class.

1:00 to 3:00 p.m., El Centro Milagro, Portland

April 28, 2018

Conversation Project: What We Risk

Creativity, Vulnerability, and Art

5:00 p.m., Bend Art Center, Bend

April 30, 2018

Conversation Project: Everyday Leaders

Recognizing Leadership Beyond Power and Authority

6:00 p.m., Rex Theater, Vale

April 30, 2018

Conversation Project: What's in a Label?

Thinking about Diversity and Racial Categories

6:00 p.m., Forest Grove Public Library, Forest Grove

May 3, 2018

Conversation Project: What Makes a Job Good?

This conversation, led by historian Nikki Mandell, will engage participants in thinking about and discussing work more deeply. Participants will explore the quality and meanings of work in their own lives and those of people different from themselves and the connections between work as a personal endeavor and jobs as part of local and national economies.

6:00 p.m., St. Johns Center for Opportunity, Portland

May 4, 2018

Conversation Project: Just a Number

Aging and Intergenerational Friendship

2:00 p.m., Southeast Uplift Neighborhood Coalition, Portland

May 5, 2018

Conversation Project: What We Risk

Creativity, Vulnerability, and Art

1:30 p.m., Sisters Art Works, Sisters

May 5, 2018

Conversation Project: Talking about Dying

This conversation provides an opportunity for participants to reflect on what stories and influences shape their thinking about death and dying and to hear perspectives and ideas from fellow community members.

2:00 p.m., Corvallis-Benton County Public Library, Corvallis

May 6, 2018

Conversation Project: Keeping Tabs on America

Surveillance and You

2:30 p.m., North Portland Library, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: Seeing the Forest for the Trees

May 6, 2018

Conversation Project: Seeing the Forest for the Trees

Stewarding Our Public Forests

5:00 p.m., Greenwaters Park, Oakridge